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Goodbye, Mr. Chips

Goodbye, Mr. Chips(1939)

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Brief Synopsis

A cold-hearted teacher becomes the school favorite when he''''s thawed by a beautiful young woman.

Cast & Crew

Sam Wood Director
Robert Donat Mr. [Charles Chipping] Chips
Greer Garson Katherine [Ellis]
Terry Kilburn John Colley/Peter Colley I/ Peter Colley II/ Peter Colley III
John Mills Peter Colley as a young man
Paul Von Hernried [Max] Staefel
Louise Hampton Mrs. Wickett
David Tree Jackson

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: week of 15 May 1939
Release Date:  1939 Production Date:  A Sam Wood Production
none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Loew's Inc.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.
Duration(mins):  110 or 114 Country:  Great Britain and United States
Duration(feet):  10,227    
Duration(reels):  12    

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  • Max marching with the Saxon Regiment??

    Elise Lang 2015-03-18

    Towards the end of the movie, when Chips was old and grey and too old to fight, news came that Max Staefel,Paul Henreid's character, was marching... MORE>

  • Wonderful family movie

    Anna Burke 2015-01-09

    I have always loved this movie and place it in my top ten favourites. It is charming, "olde world" and a reminder of days gone by when manners... MORE>

  • One of My Favorite Movies of All Time

    Clairetta 2014-04-17

    I rarely have seen movies that moved me so much as, "Goodbye Mr. Chips." Robert Donat is excellent in this story where two hearts meet. His wife,... MORE>